Clinical Nurse Leader – Stroke/ Neuro

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Job Summary


**Position will work with our Stroke/ Neuroscience Progressive Care Unit**


This position is located at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, VA.

This position will support Carilion’s hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilities.  Provides clinical leadership to nursing team and manages provision of patient care.  Facilitates practices to ensure compliance with Core Measures and The Joint Commission requirements.  Educates, coaches, and mentors nursing staff to ensure exceptional patient care and efficient use of resources.  Advocates for improvements in health care systems, policies, procedures, and the professional roles of nurses.  Assures continuity of care across the continuum through appropriate discharge planning, patient education, and coordination of services.  Collaborates with physicians, other providers, patients and patient’s family to optimize care plan and evaluate outcomes.

Step up and lead with a regional leader. Advance your career with an award-winning organization that excels in helping our communities stay healthy and our region grow stronger. Make the most of your management talents at Carilion Clinic, an award-winning healthcare network that includes seven hospitals, multi-specialty physician practices, and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions.

Based in Roanoke Virginia, we offer compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach programs. Join and guide a team of caring individuals who embrace and reflect our values‐commUNITY, courage, commitment, compassion, and curiosity‐in all that we do. And realize the advantages of professional stability, strong technological resources, and true advancement potential.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Master’s Degree in Nursing with Clinical Nurse Leader concentration from accredited school of nursing required.


  • Three to five years of clinical leadership experience required, including knowledge and expertise in caring for specific patient populations with evidence of successful change management.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of general nursing theory and practice, and expanded knowledge of current clinical and specialized patient care concepts.
  • Knowledge of performance improvement, quality, accreditation and other regulatory standards.
  • Demonstrated organizational ability and initiative to manage multiple complex projects and priorities.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills which facilitate conflict resolution and promote staff engagement and development.
Licensure, certification, and/or registration: Must be licensed or eligible to obtain licensure as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia.  Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) certification from accredited agency required within one year of hire.  Current BLS from American Heart Association (AHA) required.  Current ACLS from American Heart Association (AHA) required.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.


Requisition Number: 21041 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: CRMH – Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital 
Shift: Day/Evening/Night 
Shift Details: Variable shifts based on need
Recruiter: DANA E JOHNSON 
Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4006 
Recruiter Email: 


As a not-for-profit organization, we pride ourselves on investing in our employees and the communities we serve. 

Our employees strive to provide quality care in serving over 1 million residents in Virginia while living and growing their careers in the country's most livable cities and towns. 

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic is a robust system of small and large award-winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


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